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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Finishing Touches Webinar Recap
20 Feb 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Finishing Touches Webinar Recap

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor is a monthly webinar about all things book-making and self-publishing. This month, we’re talking about putting the finishing touches on your book project. Did you miss our latest webinar live? Not to worry! We’ve got the entire webinar recorded below. If you want more info on finishing touches, you can download this PDF we put together so you can reference tips on editing and...

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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Photojournalism
08 Feb 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Photojournalism

In Dan Milnor’s view, the best way for an aspiring photographer to learn the ropes is to practice photojournalism. See what he has to say about storytelling, bearing witness, and the future of photojournalism. 1) What is photojournalism and how does it differ from other genres of photography? Okay, let’s take a look at the official definition and I’ll add my two cents: “Photojournalism is a particular...

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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Getting Started Webinar Recap
23 Jan 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor: Getting Started Webinar Recap

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor is a monthly webinar about all things book-making and self-publishing. This month, we’re talking about getting your project started. Did you miss our latest webinar live? Not to worry! We’ve got the entire webinar recorded below. If you want more info on getting started, you can download this PDF we put together so you can reference tips on choosing a format at any...

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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor│Getting Started in Self-Publishing
11 Jan 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor│Getting Started in Self-Publishing

You’ve got a great idea for a beautiful book you can share and sell far and wide. Next step—make your book. But where to begin? Should you start with the front cover? How to decide on the best paper type? How many images should you use? We put these questions to Blurb’s very own Dan Milnor—writer, photographer, prolific self-publisher—for some pointers on getting your self-publishing...

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Caffeine & Concrete Collections
21 Nov 2017

Dispatches with Caffeine & Concrete

  Dan Milnor, Blurb Creative Evangelist, interviews Lorenzo Princi, a designer, poet, and creator of the magazine Caffeine & Concrete. Tell us a little about yourself, what you do for a living, and what you do for fun. I’m a designer. Professionally, I work in product and user experience design for a news and media company and personally, as a blogger, indie-mag producer, and concrete...

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Layflat Spotlight: Glimpses
24 Oct 2017

Layflat Spotlight: Glimpses

My recent self-published book project is complete. Returning home from vacation, I noticed a thin box leaning against my front door and my heart began to pitter-patter. Arriving home to a book never gets old, and when I unwrapped this latest project, I found myself staring at a book that represented a dream long in the making. My project was about four things: family, the...

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